Johnny got his gun

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The powerful story of a young boy and his tragic fate in World War I makes a terrifying statement on the horrors of war and a compelling plea for peace
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display_description Publishers Weekly: This audio edition of Trumbo's classic 1939 novel of war's insanity begins as a bit of a slog because of the lengthy padding at its start. With two introductions, from Cindy Sheehan and Ron Kovic, that attempt to place the novel in the context of more recent armed conflicts in both Iraq and Vietnam, it is the better part of a disc before the book properly begins. Once it does, though, the slog ceases. Trumbo's novel is spine-tingling in its immediacy and horror, and William Dufris (while occasionally fumbling around in his bag of voices) mostly gives the words room to breathe. For this book, little more is necessary.
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physical 1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 30 min.)) : digital., xxxi, 254 p. ; 21 cm.
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subject_facet Disabled veterans -- Fiction, Disfigured persons -- Fiction, World War, 1914-1918 -- Fiction, World War, 1914-1918 -- Psychological aspects -- Fiction, World War, 1914-1918 -- Veterans -- Fiction
target_audience Adult
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title Johnny got his gun
title_display Johnny got his gun
title_full Johnny Got His Gun, Johnny got his gun / Dalton Trumbo ; [with a new foreword by Cindy Sheehan], Johnny got his gun [electronic resource] / by Dalton Trumbo ; with a new foreword by Cindy Sheehan
title_short Johnny got his gun
title_sort johnny got his gun
topic Classic Literature, Fiction
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